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Dauphin County, Pennsylvania Probate Court: Register of Wills Dauphin County

Population 268,100
County Seat Harrisburg

This page will provide you with the following:

Links to the Dauphin County probate court's website, the address, a map and a phone number to call to get more information.

You'll also find links to:

  • frequently asked questions about Pennsylvania probate,
  • probate forms and fees for Dauphin County,
  • land records office locations for Dauphin County.

Where to file?

Where do I file a petition for probate in Dauphin County, Pennsylvania?

In the Pennsylvania Court system, probate is handled by the "Courts of Common Pleas Courts"

The Courts of Common Pleas Court for Dauphin County:

NAME OF COURT:

Register of Wills Dauphin County

WEB ADDRESS:

Website Link

PHONE:

(717) 780-6500

ADDRESS:

101 Market St, Harrisburg, PA 17101

 

MAP:

GoogleMap

FAQ/SELF-HELP INFO FOR PROBATE

COUNTY INFO

Dauphin County Court Self Help Materials for Probate:

http://www.dauphincounty.org/government/courts/self_help_center/index.php

FORMS & FEES

STATE

Pennsylvania Probate Forms, for use in all of Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania Probate Forms

COUNTY-SPECIFIC

Additional Local Probate Forms specifcally for Dauphin County court

Dauphin County Probate Forms:

http://www.dauphincounty.org/government/publicly_elected_officials/register_of_wills/online_forms.php#revize_document_center_rz1113

 

Dauphin County PROBATE FEES:

Dauphin County, Pennsylvania Probate Fees Information:

Pennsylvania Probate Fees URL

Dauphin County Probate Fees Page

LAND RECORDS

Where can I check county land records?

In order to transfer ownership of real property after someone dies, you need to find the last recorded property deed. A county land records office is the place to research and request such deeds.

STATE LAND RECORDS OFFICE

http://www.parecorderassoc.com/Registry.aspx

COUNTY LAND RECORDS OFFICE

http://www.dauphincounty.org/government/Publicly-Elected-Officials/Recorder-of-Deeds/Pages/default.aspx

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